Buy Backpacks and Bum Bags, Not Handbags
The 90s are back. And so are the backpacks and bum bags made popular by the grunge movement. Bum bags are slung low around your hips, and backpacks -- well, you know where they're worn. Designers like Marc Jacobs and Louis Vuitton have updated these packs with embossed leather, tassels and even fur tails. But don't worry; if you can't afford designer prices, retailers like American Apparel are using nylon and denim to construct hip backpacks and bum bags that sell for affordable prices.